Project Management Degree Apprenticeship Babcock International

Experience a fast and dynamic project environment as you own and deliver real projects. As a Project Management Degree Apprentice at Babcock, you’ll be making a difference to the world around you, supporting customers with world leading technologies and capabilities.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 15 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Fully funded qualification Personal development training and opportunities You’ll also have the chance to get involved in our STEM outreach activities and volunteering opportunities, which our apprentices find incredibly rewarding.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Working hours TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    11 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

Your typical daily activities will include:
•    preparing planning schedules and activities for review
•    defining work packages
•    reconciling and analysing data into useful information
•    developing communication plans
•    producing reports on delivery, cost and quality
•    Collaborating with your teams to solve real world problems
•    Budgeting and Resource Management
•    Engaging with your customer to provide updates

The training you will be getting

You will attend the University Centre Weston on a weekly basis to study and gain qualifications in: 
•    Project Manager Qualification (PMQ), from the PMQ 
•    BSc in Project Management, from University West of England
Your technical training will be supplemented with in-house training courses and soft skill training to help you develop your personal and team working skills.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon completion apprentices will be equipped to apply for internal vacancies. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Passion for project management


GCSE or equivalent 5 subjects including English and Maths (Grade B/6 or higher) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 in related subjects (Grade B/6 or higher) Essential

Things to consider

Many of our early careers roles are subject to Security Clearance and Trade Control restrictions which mean that your place of birth, nationality, citizenship, or residency you hold may impact which roles you are eligible for. You must be able to achieve BPSS (Baseline security) and many of them require you to be eligible for Security Clearance.

About the employer

Babcock is an international defence company operating in our focus countries of the UK, Australasia, Canada, France and South Africa, with exports to additional markets with potential to become focus countries. We meet our customers’ key requirements of affordability, availability, and capability by delivering engineering, support and critical systems to defence and civil markets.


Babcock International


Bristol, GB


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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Project manager (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Mar 2024